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Noctua comes Hübner, [1813]

Lesser Yellow Underwing
73.3450 (B&F: 2109)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
  »Family: Noctuidae
   »Subfamily: Noctuinae
    »Tribe: Noctuini

Synonym(s):

Noctua orbona sensu Pierce, 1909

Status and ecology:

A resident species reinforced by episodic immigration. Fairly common to common in almost every habitat and sometimes very common along the coast when migrating. Generally distributed. Single brooded, flying most numerously from July to mid October but found from early May to December. Larvae feed on dock, primrose, nettle, honeysuckle, willowherb and garden arum. (Pratt, 2011)

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Lindfield, 28 vii 2009 Photo: Bob Foreman

Noctua comes Hübner, 1813

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Distribution map for Noctua comes

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Phenology chart for Noctua comes

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